CI 77288

INCI Name
CI 77288
Ingredient origins
Chromite
Role
Colourant
Common name
Chrome Green
EWG score
What is EWG score?
The EWG score is a hazard score ranging from 1-2 (low hazard), 3-6 (moderate hazard) and 7-10 (high hazard) published by the Environmental Working Group. Their data is sourced from the Skin Deep® database and studies published in open scientific literature.
Used with Care
We use this ingredient in moderation to ensure it meets our standards of care for your health.
Ingredient details
Also known as Chromium Oxide, Chrome green is a pigment derived from minerals. In nature, it occurs as the rare mineral Eskolaite. This ingredient contains trivalent chromium, a form of chromium that functions as an essential trace element in human metabolism. There are some concerns around CI 77288's persistence in the environment, which contributes to its moderate EWG score.